UpComing Tradeshows

February 07-09, 2017
West Pack Expo 2017
Anaheim, CA

February 08-10, 2017
INDUMATION 2017
Harelbeke, Belgium

February 19-22, 2017
SME 2017
Denver, CO

PM Series Brakes

12 May 2016

IFAT 2016 Tradeshow Products

Visit Altra Couplings & Bauer Gear Motor at IFAT 2016

Altra Industrial Motion brands, Bauer Gear Motor, Bibby Turboflex and TB Woods, will be exhibiting at this year’s IFAT, the world’s leading trade show for water, sewage, waste and raw materials. Individually, each brand offers a unique, high quality service to the market place. Combined as Altra Industrial Motion, they offer one of the most diverse and complete package solutions available in the world.

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24 September 2015

Pharmaceutical Robots

Matrix Small Diameter Permanent Magnet Brakes for Medical/Pharmaceutical Robots

Matrix engineers recently developed a new line of permanent magnet brakes (PMB) for use by the servo motor industry. The small diameter brakes are ideally suited for precision pick and place robots utilized in medical laboratories and pharmaceutical manufacturing applications.

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01 June 2009

Matrix Servo Motor Brakes

A Controlled Stop

Fast, powerful and highly controllable, servomotors are an essential part of many modern machine designs. But what happens when the power shuts down? Without energy to control the position of the motor shaft, it will tend to move in response to whatever external loads are applied at the time. At best, this means that an emergency shut down or an unexpected loss of power can result in a machine going out of sync.

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